Auction 408 / Lot n° 2358

[BINDING] - CICERONE, Marco Tullio (106 a.C.-43 a.C.) - Orationum Tomus Tertius. Lyon: Antonio Vincenzo, 1560. Fine Lyonesse contemporary binding richly decorated by interlaced motifs with inserts in gold, black, brown and white, spine finely decorated in gilt. First edition with the commentary of Jean Boulier in 16mo. 16mo (114 x 73mm). Tom III only, woodcut device on title, ruled in red. Contemporary Lyonesse binding (lightly rubbed at edges and joints). Provenance: John Dawson (ownership inscription, student at the Christ College of Cambridge in 1730) - Hugh Morriston Davies (bookplate with manuscript note: Noel Barwell .. 1902). The lot is accompanied by a export license.

Estimate 1,200.00 - 1,800.00€

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